About the festival
Each Thursday evening during the festival period, the launch kicks off at 6.45 pm with a ski school’s torch lit descent and then from 7 pm.
It’s a blast of gorgeous colors and sound.
Pyrotechnic artists from different countries compete in one of the most beautiful shows of its kind, bring together the top-notch specialists in the world of fireworks.
The pyrotechnics are judged on a certain list of factors including the requirement the artists avoid ‘dark sky’ moments, that the display is well paced with lots of variety and sound, while seamlessly weaving the choreography to music.
While in the region, be sure to try dog sledding, snow boarding or skiing.
The village resort contains the largest ski area in the world including its famous Three Valleys with multiple runs.
More about Courchevel
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